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Rose Studying New Water Filter for Global Use

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Michigan State University researchers are studying a new foam water filter that significantly reduces dangerous pathogens in drinking water. “The foam filter is the first of its kind to…

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Online safety depends on ‘users’ themselves

Thursday, May 21, 2015

When it comes to keeping online information safe from hackers and other criminals, it’s up to the individual user to keep his or her data secure. Unfortunately, many…

Yimu Zhao, a doctoral student in chemical engineering and materials science, and Richard Lunt, assistant professor of chemical engineering and materials science, run a test in Lunt’s lab. Lunt and his team have developed a new material that can be placed over windows and create solar energy.

Team Science is Better Science

Monday, May 18, 2015

A Michigan State University researcher helped write a groundbreaking new report from the National Research Council that concludes scientific research is increasingly dominated by teams – a promising…

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Seven in Ten Take Early Pension Payout

Thursday, May 14, 2015

As governments and corporations around the world face pension shortfalls, a groundbreaking study in Croatia by a team of U.S. researchers explores the likelihood and circumstances under which…

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MSU Statisticians Identify Florida Cancer Cluster

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Higher-than-expected rates of pediatric cancers have been identified in the Miami metro area and an area west of the Everglades in a series of five statistical analyses conducted…

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Tortoise Approach Works Best – Even for Evolution

Monday, May 11, 2015

When it comes to winning evolutionary fitness races, the tortoise once again prevails over the hare. In the current issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,…

MSU’s Cloud Discusses Work: ‘Sky Impressions’

Monday, May 11, 2015

Laura Cloud, professor of studio art, was always called the artist of her family. Although she did not initially study visual arts in college, she said she found…